Today’s Headlines for Friday, February 3

International Coverage of the 10-Day Sentence in the Bobby Cann Case (Daily Mail)

Lawsuit Filed in Police Crash That Killed Two Robbery Suspects (Tribune)

Woman Who Struck 3 pedestrians, Including a Toddler, Charged With Hit-and-Run (Tribune)

4 People Suffer Minor Injuries After Driver Plows Into a Volo Storefront (Tribune)

Urbanists and Suburbanists Duke It Out Over Proposed Jeff Park TOD (Curbed)

The Good Kind of “Social Engineering”: Local Engineering Firm Promotes Biking (ATA)

Can’t Make It to Our Meet-up? John Norquist Discusses Urbanism in Oak Park on 2/8

“Making the Transit Investment Case: Comparing London and Chicago” Talk 2/16 at UIC

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  • Daily Mail took a whole 24 comments until the cyclist was blamed, but “The drunk is not always the primary cause” sounds more like Stage 1 denial.

  • planetshwoop

    I think the Jeff park link is to the Trib, not Curbed?

    Also, Trib headline is fun: “No serious injuries reported after car drives into Volo sandwich shop” Gotta love the car in the active voice…as if the car, swept away with hunger, grabbed the steering wheel from the driver and crashed into the shop to get a Freaky Fast #6, no sprouts.

  • johnaustingreenfield

    Fixed, thanks.


Today’s Headlines for Monday, January 23

Some 250K Activists Filled the Streets for Chicago’s Women’s March (Tribune) Hit-and-Run Driver Severely Injures Pedestrian in Park Forest (CBS) Metra Fare Increase Kicks in February 1 (CBS) Steinberg: Chicago “Dodged a Bullet” by Not Winning the Lucas Museum (Sun-Times) Pro-TOD Jefferson Park Forward Now Has Over 100 Members (DNA) 3-D Map Show Height of Upcoming […]

Today’s Headlines for Friday, March 24

“Surge Pricing” Planned for Streets Near Wrigley, Could Come to Other Locations (Tribune) Alderman Beale Says New Red Light Camera Charges Don’t Go Far Enough (Sun-Times) Burnett to Taliaferro: “You’re a Chump” if CDOT Installs Cams Against Your Will (Tribune) Chainlink Members Discuss the Tribune Investigation of “Biking While Black” Enforcement Waguespack: Dozens of Crossing […]

Today’s Headlines for Friday, July 3

Local Leaders Are Pushing For Extension of Metra Service to Kendall County (Tribune) Osterman Merchants That Argyle Construction Headaches Will Be Worth It in the End (DNA) Elburn May Get Funding for Bike Bridge as Part of Deal With Forest Preserve (Daily Herald) Man Drives SUV Onto Basketball Court, Injuring 10-Year-Old Boy (Tribune) Jeff Park […]

Today’s Headlines

Hearing 6 pm Tonight at CTA HQ on Ventra Fare System (Tribune) Wells Bridge Reopens to CTA Trains (Tribune, DNA) DUI Crackdown in Deering Police District (DNA) Man Killed After SUV Rams His Car on I-57 in Washington Heights (Tribune) Pace Bus Rider Killed in Canaryville After Driver Reportedly Swerves to Miss Pedestrian (Tribune, DNA) […]

Today’s Headlines for Monday, November 27

$75 Million Approved for Preliminary Engineering for South Red Line Extension (Tribune) Grimshaw, Zotti, Hummel Endorse Central Committee Plan for New Transit (Sun-Times) Infant Girl on Life Support After 2-Car Crash on I-290 Crash in Forest Park (Sun-Times) Police Chase Ends in Crash on the Dan Ryan, No Serious Injuries (CBS) ABC Looks at the […]

Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, August 2

More Coverage of Wrongful Death Lawsuit in the Ginny Murray Case (Tribune, DNA, CBS) After Confrontation, Motorist Drives Into Motorcyclists in Aurora (Tribune) Test of Manor Street Greenway Traffic Diverters Slated for September (DNA) Forbes Looks at Chicago Study of Ride-Share Vs. Transit Travel Times & Costs New Stoplight Light Planned for Ridge/Rogers/Touhy Intersection in Rogers Park […]